The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 84 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Law 37 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.02% 1.43% 0.92%
As % of the General category 6.05% 3.02% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 14
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,400 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £41,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Law
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
612 761 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.44% 47.33% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 535 646 447
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region.

Law Salary Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 32 (40.00%) ITIL
2 31 (38.75%) Legal
3 27 (33.75%) Transition Management
4 22 (27.50%) Business Development
4 22 (27.50%) Workflow
5 20 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 17 (21.25%) Windows
6 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
6 17 (21.25%) Project Management
6 17 (21.25%) ITSM
6 17 (21.25%) Service Management
7 16 (20.00%) ISEB
7 16 (20.00%) Degree
8 15 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 15 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (18.75%) C#
9 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
9 13 (16.25%) Active Directory
10 12 (15.00%) SQL
11 11 (13.75%) .NET
12 10 (12.50%) MS Office
12 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (12.50%) SCCM
13 9 (11.25%) Blackberry
14 8 (10.00%) VB.NET
14 8 (10.00%) Finance
15 7 (8.75%) HTML
15 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
15 7 (8.75%) LexisNexis
16 6 (7.50%) Life Science

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (1.25%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Office
2 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) VPN
1 3 (3.75%) WAN
2 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) LAN
3 1 (1.25%) Extranet
3 1 (1.25%) 3G
3 1 (1.25%) MPLS
3 1 (1.25%) OSPF
3 1 (1.25%) BGP
3 1 (1.25%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.25%) IPsec
3 1 (1.25%) VPLS
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) MS Access
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) ProC
General
1 31 (38.75%) Legal
2 8 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Developer
1 23 (28.75%) Transition Manager
2 14 (17.50%) Service Transition Manager
2 14 (17.50%) Service Manager
3 11 (13.75%) Desktop Support
4 10 (12.50%) Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) SQL Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Senior Manager
7 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.50%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.50%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (7.50%) Case Management Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Service Manager
8 5 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) .NET
2 7 (8.75%) HTML
3 6 (7.50%) CSS
4 5 (6.25%) jQuery
4 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) XML
6 1 (1.25%) XSLT
6 1 (1.25%) WinForms
6 1 (1.25%) WCF
6 1 (1.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Blackberry
2 6 (7.50%) Life Science
3 5 (6.25%) User Experience
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Economics
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Windows
2 15 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) ITIL
2 27 (33.75%) Transition Management
3 22 (27.50%) Business Development
3 22 (27.50%) Workflow
4 20 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 17 (21.25%) Project Management
5 17 (21.25%) Service Management
5 17 (21.25%) ITSM
6 5 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.25%) Time Management
6 5 (6.25%) Web Application Development
7 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.75%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.75%) Information Security
9 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.50%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.50%) Security Management
9 2 (2.50%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (2.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) C#
2 12 (15.00%) SQL
3 8 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.25%) C
7 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) ISEB
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.75%) CISA
4 3 (3.75%) CISM
5 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.50%) CCA
5 2 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.50%) MCSE
5 2 (2.50%) IRCA
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.25%) HND
6 1 (1.25%) CCNP
6 1 (1.25%) CISSP
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MCDST
6 1 (1.25%) MCITP
6 1 (1.25%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) XenApp
2 2 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) LexisNexis
3 4 (5.00%) AppSense
4 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco
4 3 (3.75%) Citrix
5 2 (2.50%) HP
5 2 (2.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.25%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.25%) Adobe
6 1 (1.25%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.25%) Apple
6 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £23500 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 + Car / Allowance DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
DP Connect
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + BUPA, Overtime Pay, 5% Matched Pension
Posted: 17 days ago